Antonopoulos: traders, not scammers, should be afraid of settlement bitcoin futures
Andreas Antonopulos said that although the calculated futures curb the growth of the price of bitcoin, they are few in the global perspective affect the cryptocurrency market. That is why this tool has a negative impact on traders, and not on those who intend to keep bitcoin for the long term.
Regarding the idea of a “conspiracy” of authorities against bitcoin recently appeared on the network, the analyst expressed the opinion that this is most likely true. After the price of bitcoin began to skyrocket, the US Treasury Department “stabilized” it by approving settlement futures for bitcoin, because “this is their job”. Antonopoulos also emphasized that settlement futures made the first cryptocurrency less volatile.